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Mexico - The New Innovation Frontier is Now and Near

HIC – President & Founder, José Ignacio Sordo

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM (CDT)

Mexico - The New Innovation Frontier is Now and Near

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Executive Breakfast + Voluntary Donation to the HIC-Foundation Sold Out Oct 3, 2017
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GrubHub, Motorola, Gogo, Orbitz, Groupon… all Chicago-made. Now founders from Kickstarter, OpenTable, and Siri are launching their next ventures here. Why? The deep talent pool drawn by an unrivaled quality-of-life to cost-of-living ratio is just the start”. World Business Chicago 

Join us for an executive breakfast discussion on “Mexico: The New Innovation Frontier is Now and Near”. Our keynote speakers will explore how the Hispanic Innovation Center connects and empowers Chicago with best-innovating technology companies in Latin America (LatAm) to benefit from a rich international business environment. As part of HIC’s mission, we have partnered with iTexico to advocate for building stronger international relationships between the greater Chicago business community and expand the social and economic benefits of 21st-century technology here and now.

The event will provide business and community leaders with insights into how Chicago and LatAm based companies are bridging the gaps to pioneer innovation for their business and communities. You will also hear about the role of HIC-Foundation, a non-profit entity that extends HIC’s mission to create socially responsible technology leaders within the Hispanic community and help transform businesses through digital technology solutions.

          Agenda: 

  • 8:00 Registration and Breakfast
  • 8:15 Welcome and Introduction - José Ignacio Sordo, President & Founder, HIC
  • 8:30 Mexico - A New and Near Innovation Frontier - Andrew Rauch, VP, iTexico
  • 9:00 iTexico: Building Innovative Bridges - Guillermo Ortega, COO & Co-Founder, iTexico
  • 9:30 The Hispanic Innovation Center – Foundation, Dave Kamath, HIC - Foundation Board Member
  • 9:45 Q&A
  • 10:00 Adjourn 

 

 Keynote Speakers

 

 

José Ignacio Sordo Galarza
HIC – President & Founder 

Guillermo Ortega
iTexico, COO & Co-Founder

Author, Business Speaker and award-winning Global CIO Executive with proven ability for blending Business and IT strategy together.

Serial entrepreneur, company builder and experienced in software engineering models and best practices.


   

Andrew Rauch
iTexico, VP Marketing & Sales

Dave Kamath
HIC Foundation, Board Member

Senior IT executive with +20 years of experience working with and serving board of directors, CEO's, executives and business owners on matters of strategy, sales and marketing, technology, business and capital development.

Industry advisory to CEO/CIO’s and Boards on performance improvements, changes that need to be made to provide better value to its customers and establish long lasting partnerships and sponsorship with industry players.


Event Partners

www.hic-chicago.org

www.itexico.com 


HIC advocates bridging cultural understanding, building international relationships and sparking constructive dialogue for all stakeholder parties. 

Is a global software technology company that focuses on helping businesses with mobile development throughout a project’s life cycle through nearshore outsourcing.

HIC-F advocates for a socially conscious alliance of Hispanic community partnerships that will focus on advancing next generation technology leaders to make a collective and positive impact on the community.

 Venue

Union League Club - Chicago

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Have questions about Mexico - The New Innovation Frontier is Now and Near? Contact HIC – President & Founder, José Ignacio Sordo

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The Union League Club of Chicago
65 West Jackson Blvd
Heritage Room
Chicago, IL 60604

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM (CDT)


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HIC – President & Founder, José Ignacio Sordo

Author, Business Speaker and award-winning Global CIO Executive with proven ability for blending Business and IT strategy together.

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